Unsuspected Chlamydia trachomatis infection and in vitro fertilization outcome Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • DNA
  • Genome-Wide Association Study
  • Nucleic Acid Amplification Techniques
  • Premature Birth
  • Specimen Handling

abstract

  • Unsuspected C. trachomatis infection or reactivation of an immune response to the C. trachomatis heat shock protein may induce an inflammatory reaction in the uterus that impairs embryo implantation and/or facilitates immune rejection after uterine transfer of in vitro fertilized embryos.

publication date

  • January 1994

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0002-9378(94)90134-1

PubMed ID

  • 7977521

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1208

end page

  • 14

volume

  • 171

number

  • 5